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National Massage Therapy Awareness Week Reaches More Than 100 Million

AMTA's 17th annual National Massage Therapy Awareness Week® (NMTAW) promoted the value of massage for health and wellness to the public.

New Research Supports Mental Health Benefits of Massage
Oct 23, 2013
To mark National Massage Therapy Awareness Week, AMTA has compiled research that suggests symptoms of stress, anxiety and depression (all associated with mental health) may be alleviated with massage therapy.
AMTA Recaps Successful National Convention
Oct 1, 2013
American Massage Therapy Association® (AMTA®) national convention brought together some 1,300 participants from September 25 to 28 in Fort Worth, Texas.
AMTA Announces Recipient of $5,000 Student Scholarship
Sep 18, 2013
AMTA has awarded its first $5,000 Massage Therapy Student Scholarship.
AMTA's Health Care Relationships & their Impact on the Massage Therapy Profession
Sep 3, 2013
AMTA continues to be involved in ongoing interactions with health care, wellness and medical organizations.
AMTA Expands Consumer Awareness with Targeted Advertising
By Ron Precht, 847-905-1649 - Jul 25, 2013
AMTA has begun targeted local advertising to expand its national consumer awareness program.

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